Notice of Technical Assistance Webinar for RFA-AR-22-009, HEAL Initiative: Restoring Joint Health and Function to Reduce Pain Consortium (RE-JOIN)
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January 24, 2022

Related Announcements

RFA-AR-22-009 - HEAL Initiative: Restoring Joint Health and Function to Reduce Pain Consortium (RE-JOIN) (UC2 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

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National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)


The Helping to End Addiction Long-term Initiative, or NIH HEAL Initiative will host a pre-application technical assistance webinar for the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Restoring Joint Health and Function to Reduce Pain (Re-JOIN) : RFA-AR-22-009. The RE-JOIN Consortium will work to define the innervation of the different articular and peri-articular tissues that collectively form the joint (including bone, cartilage, synovium, joint capsule, ligament, tendon, fascia and muscle), by sensory neurons that mediate the sensation of pain. The intent of the webinar is to provide an overview of the FOA and to address questions pertinent to preparing applications. Pre-registration for the webinar is required. Participants are asked to submit their questions in advance of the webinar to Please indicate "RE-JOIN Webinar" in the subject line of your email. Participation in the webinar is optional.

Webinar Information

The webinar will be hosted via Zoom.

Date: Wednesday, February 9, 2022
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET)

Registration is required:


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